The Cable Car Home Page

by Joe Thompson

A site about cable cars (also known as cable tramways) all over the world.
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August, 2022 Picture of the Month: "A Runaway Electric Car Crashes Into a Sutter Cable Car." (Source: San Francisco Examiner, 12-December-1897)

New in August, 2022: On the Sutter Street Railway page: An 1897 San Francisco Examiner article about a collision between a Sutter Street cable car and a Fillmore Street electric car.

Coming in September, 2022: On the Sutter Street Railway page: An 1897 San Francisco Call story about the same collision at Fillmore and Sutter between a Fillmore Street electric car and a Sutter Street cable train.

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The Cable Car Home Page 25 Years
1996 -- The Cable Car Home Page - 25 Years -- 2021

November, 2021 is the 25th anniversary of this website.
I wish I had written down the date I started it.

The Cable Car Home Page 25 Years


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